On the 4th of July wear your RED WHITE AND BLUE running best and run in front of 1000's on the parade route.

Bring your chairs and stay for the parade which starts a quarter mile from the race start/finish line.

Schertz has an awesome full day of events planned to celebrate Independence Day with the community. Starting with the 5K and parade, followed by the carnival, live music, float & fireworks, festival food, family zone activities and ends with a fireworks spectacular.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit Schertz Parks and Recreation. With only a $20 entry fee to run and a $10 optional t shirt fee. Dont miss out on this fun event to start your Independence Day with the Schertz community.


Schertz Dog Park

940 Community Circle

Schertz, Texas 78154

Race Day Schedule

Late Registration & Packet Pick Up:

8:00 - 9:00 A.M.

Race Start: 9:15 A.M.   Promptly.

(We need to be off the road for the parade, please arrive on time and be at the start line at 9:15am sharp) 

Entry Fees

5K Run/Walk$20.00from Apr 01, 2023 until Jun 20, 2023
$25.00from Jun 21, 2023 until Jul 03, 2023
$40.00from Jul 04, 2023 until Jul 04, 2023
Tshirt only$10.00from Apr 01, 2023 until Jul 04, 2023

Awesome Patriotic Shirts additional $10 

Chip Timed event. Professional Race Announcer. Food and beverages at the finish line! 


Award Categories

5K Run/Walk
Overall Male/Female
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-99

Packet Pickup

Sunday, July 2nd from 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.

ReMax Corridor 

17156 IH 35 N

Schertz, Texas 


Race Day: (behind Schertz Civic Center)
8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.


5K Run/WalkSchertz Civic Center 5K Route3.11 mi / 5.00 km

Contact Info

Sherri Purnell, spurnell@athleteguild.com